[RC5] MSI installer status?

Jeff Lawson jlawson at bovine.net
Mon Jun 14 20:07:01 EDT 2004

I added an updated MSI installer on the pre-release page last week (with the
same client binary that is already in zip format on the formal release
page).  Part of the delay was that I wanted to refine some of the upgrading
behavior in it, since I noticed that it was not completely uninstalling all
remnants of our older pre-MSI installer.

> The MSI installers have to be generated seperately. I believe 
> Bovine is 
> responsible for this, so it will most likely be done when he 
> gets around 
> to it.
> The zip package isn't really all that hard to use, though, so 
> perhaps you could use that in the meantime?
> On 19-May-2004, Jonathan Ah Kit wrote:
> > 
> > Sorry if this has already been asked -- I don't really like 
> submitting 
> > feature requests, too...
> > 
> > How often are MSI installers? I'm seeing the MSI (x86 Win32) is 
> > currently v2.9007.486b (2003-12-06) on the clients page, 
> while for the 
> > ZIP file, we have v2.9008.490 (2004-05-15). What's the deal?
> > 

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